SANTA Febronia (fourth century) was a Christian who was martyred in the ancient Sibapolis, Nisibis (now Nusaybin, province of Mardin in southeastern Turkey, on the border with Syria). An orphan, she was raised in a Christian community, was captured during the tenth persecution of Diocletian and submitted to the court of Judge Seleno, who failed to make her give in even proposing marriage to his young nephew; his is remembered as one of the longest and most deadly martyrdom. Venerated as a saint by the Catholic, Coptic and greek orthodox, invoked to protect against earthquakes and diseases of the breast, for the gift of rain, party on June 25. Little image chromolithograph, circa 1900

Turchia

title: SANTA Febronia

subject date: 2014-08-19

caption: SANTA Febronia (fourth century) was a Christian who was martyred in the ancient Sibapolis, Nisibis (now Nusaybin, province of Mardin in southeastern Turkey, on the border with Syria). An orphan, she was raised in a Christian community, was captured during the tenth persecution of Diocletian and submitted to the court of Judge Seleno, who failed to make her give in even proposing marriage to his young nephew; his is remembered as one of the longest and most deadly martyrdom. Venerated as a saint by the Catholic, Coptic and greek orthodox, invoked to protect against earthquakes and diseases of the breast, for the gift of rain, party on June 25. Little image chromolithograph, circa 1900

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country: Turchia

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continent: Europa

image century : XX

image epoch: Novecento

subject century: IV

subject epoch: Paleocristiano

technique: Cromolitografia

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Febroniareligious persecutionjudgmentcourtcollectingSantinolittle imagedevotional imagecult of saintsChristianityTurkeyCatholicismreligionpersecutionVirginmartyr

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